© Miri WTPOTUS June 3, 2013
Governor Chris Christie has the power to appoint someone to serve out the remainder of the term of the late Senator Frank R. Lautenberg, who died on June 3, 2013, of pneumonia, at the age of 89. May he rest in peace.
Governor Christie, allegedly a Republican, is amazingly popular with Democrat Barack Hussein Obama II. Why, they’re carrying on a regular bromance, according to Rush Limbaugh. Now we learn that progressives are literally throwing money at Christie.
Gov. Chris Christie is cashing in donations from top Democratic fundraisers and other traditionally liberal donors across the country, even nabbing the support of a handful of rainmakers aligned with President Obama and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a Star-Ledger review of state and federal records shows.
The checks are flying into the Republican governor’s war chest from all sorts of unlikely places — the hedge fund run by liberal billionaire George Soros, for example, and the politically progressive halls of the University of California, Berkeley.
The nascent support from Democratic donors is an early sign of Christie’s fundraising prowess in a potential run for the White House in 2016, experts and Democratic donors said, and dovetails with recent polls showing him gaining popularity nationally among Democrats and independents. …
“We’re not surprised,” said Bill Palatucci, Christie’s campaign chairman and a top adviser. “There’s something for everybody to want to support, whether it’s education reform or returning financial sanity to New Jersey or his leadership in rebuilding the Shore.”
Palatucci declined to discuss the campaign’s fundraising strategy, but said Christie has done plenty to earn the backing of Democrats.
To date, Christie has collected more than $6.6 million … [emphasis added]
WWCCD? What will Chris Christie do? Will he reward his new-found pals? Will he allow his “bro”mance to tell him who to annoint? Will it be a Republican? A Democrat? A RINO? An independent? Will the honeymoon be over before it’s even begun? Will Soros demand a refund? Will Christie jump ship and become an independent or even a Democrat? Will his lap band surgery pay off, big time?
And now, a musical interlude for the honeymooning bromancers:
(For What A Hoot)